RHINELANDER, Wis. (WSAU) -- A convicted sex offender living in Rhinelander is back behind bars. Departmentof Corrections staff did a routine check on 38-year-old Kenneth Von Arx, who was convicted of having sex with a 13-year-old when he was in his early 20’s.
Investigators found a photograph on his computer of a woman and child wearing bathing suits. Under the conditions of Von Arx’s release, he is not to have any photos of children, even with their clothes on. Further investigation found a photo of a nude girl between 12 and 14-years-old on the same computer.
Von Arx is in jail, unable to post a $15,000 cash bond. His next court appearance is a preliminary hearing May 30th.